Army & Navy Academy is a College Preparatory Boarding & Day School that prepares boys in Grades 7-12 for success in college and far beyond. For over a century, the Academy`s emphasis on responsibility, accountability, and motivation has provided a life-changing experience for young men.
Students benefit from having a greater degree of structure, motivation and discipline in their daily routine.
Students gain life skills in time management, goal-setting, communication skills, and leadership.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • School Type: Military School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 320 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,800
  • Acceptance rate: 73%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Army and Navy Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
320 students
Student Body Type
Students by Grade
Army and Navy Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
47%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics C, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. Government, AP U.S. History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Base tuition does not include books, uniforms, incidentals, and special programs.
% on Financial Aid
27%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Acceptance Rate
73%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Darrin Knox
Admissions Associate
Victor Traycey

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Anti-Bullying, ASB, Astronomy, Aviation, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Community Service Club, Computer Science, Forensics Club, Garden Club, Harvard Model Congress, International Club, Key Club, Letterman's Club, Multi-Cultural Club, National Honor Society, Peer Counseling, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
ANA TV Production, Band & Jazz Club, Marching Band, Music Composition on MAC, Photography

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Strength & Conditioning, Surf Team, Weightlifting

School Notes

  • Confident, independent, and resilient are just some of the words that describe the Army and Navy Academy student.
  • Located on the coast in San Diego County, California, Army and Navy Academy is truly unique.
  • Surfing, Varsity and JV sports, and outdoor activities offer fun and challenge. 
  • Our college preparatory curriculum is catered to the ways that boys learn best both inside and outside the classroom. 
  • As a Gurian Model School, the interactive lessons, small class sizes, personal attention, and formal leadership training motivate students to reach their full potential.
  • As a private military school with a JROTC program, cadets are educated to a set of core values that shape all aspects of life. Honesty, integrity, respect, responsibility, compassion, and gratitude are the cornerstones.
  • Most students matriculate to traditional colleges and universites; however, a small percentage attend top service academies or attend ROTC universities. 
  • The Academy is a private nonprofit institution. 
Profile last updated: 03/19/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • School Type: Military School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 320 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,800
  • Acceptance rate: 73%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in San Diego County, CA is $13,477 for elementary schools and $19,746 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Diego County, CA is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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